Latimer House Tours


  • Wed, Aug 8, 2018 – Mon, Dec 31, 2018 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM

LOCATION: Latimer House - 126 S Third St

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The Latimer House, built in 1852 by Zebulon Latimer, has housed the Lower Cape Fear Historic Society since 1963. This historic home is exemplary of upper class life in Wilmington during the Victorian Period. With 14 rooms containing over 600 Historic objects (including furniture, jewelry, ephemera, tableware, tools and more) the Latimer House evokes memories of a highly elegant era. Tours begin at 11am and 1pm and do not require reservations. On Saturday the tours are on the hour from 10am to 2pm. Cost is $10 plus tax for adults, $5 for Students and Children under 12. The Latimer House is not handicap assessable. For more information about the Latimer House and the Lower Cape Fear Historical Society and dates of holiday closings please visit